The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 24 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing TDD 55 65 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.91% 9.35% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.52% 11.63% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 29
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,650 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 559 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.76% 80.43% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 459 486 458
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,508
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region.

TDD Salary Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

TDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +3 30 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Bridgwater +2 10 £34,500 -6.75% 1
Street +8 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Taunton +5 3 £36,500 +25.86%
Yeovil -4 2 £32,500 -13.33%
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 78 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (52.17%) Java
3 42 (45.65%) C#
4 35 (38.04%) Scrum
5 32 (34.78%) Git (software)
6 29 (31.52%) OOD
7 27 (29.35%) BDD
8 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
9 25 (27.17%) .NET
10 24 (26.09%) HTML
11 22 (23.91%) SQL
11 22 (23.91%) Python
12 21 (22.83%) MySQL
12 21 (22.83%) CSS
12 21 (22.83%) MVC
12 21 (22.83%) Spring
12 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (22.83%) Node.js
13 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
13 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET
13 20 (21.74%) Pair Programming
14 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
14 19 (20.65%) OO
14 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (20.65%) NoSQL
15 18 (19.57%) OOP
15 18 (19.57%) Software Engineering
15 18 (19.57%) Mathematics
16 17 (18.48%) Linux
16 17 (18.48%) PostgreSQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (22.83%) Node.js
2 12 (13.04%) nginx
2 12 (13.04%) Gunicorn
3 3 (3.26%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) MySQL
2 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.65%) NoSQL
3 17 (18.48%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.52%) Redis
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.61%) Selenium
3 6 (6.52%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.52%) Hudson
3 6 (6.52%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.35%) JUnit
5 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.26%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (3.26%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.26%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.26%) Ant
5 3 (3.26%) Bugzilla
5 3 (3.26%) Subversion
5 3 (3.26%) NUnit
5 3 (3.26%) Maven
5 3 (3.26%) JIRA
6 2 (2.17%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.17%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Ivy
General
1 9 (9.78%) Retail
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Advertising
3 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (75.00%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) Senior Developer
3 19 (20.65%) .NET Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Python Developer
5 15 (16.30%) Senior Python Developer
6 14 (15.22%) Java Developer
7 13 (14.13%) Software Developer
8 12 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Web Developer
10 7 (7.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (7.61%) PHP Developer
10 7 (7.61%) C# Developer
10 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.61%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (7.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.52%) Senior Applications Developer
11 6 (6.52%) Applications Developer
12 4 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
12 4 (4.35%) Team Leader
12 4 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
2 25 (27.17%) .NET
3 24 (26.09%) HTML
4 21 (22.83%) CSS
4 21 (22.83%) Spring
5 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET
6 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (18.48%) jQuery
7 17 (18.48%) Django
8 15 (16.30%) Leaflet
8 15 (16.30%) Flask
9 13 (14.13%) LAMP
10 12 (13.04%) WCF
11 10 (10.87%) RESTful
12 9 (9.78%) REST
12 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (9.78%) XML
13 8 (8.70%) Backbone.js
14 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (7.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Mathematics
2 12 (13.04%) GIS
3 8 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.70%) Open Source
4 3 (3.26%) Tandem
5 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Blog
6 1 (1.09%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.48%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.26%) Android
3 3 (3.26%) UNIX
4 2 (2.17%) Windows
4 2 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.04%) Scrum
3 29 (31.52%) OOD
4 27 (29.35%) BDD
5 21 (22.83%) MVC
5 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (21.74%) Pair Programming
7 19 (20.65%) OO
8 18 (19.57%) Software Engineering
8 18 (19.57%) OOP
9 11 (11.96%) Web Application Development
10 7 (7.61%) OO PHP
11 6 (6.52%) Automation Testing
11 6 (6.52%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.43%) Kanban
13 4 (4.35%) Web Development
13 4 (4.35%) User Stories
14 3 (3.26%) E-Commerce
14 3 (3.26%) Automated Testing
14 3 (3.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.17%) Java
2 42 (45.65%) C#
3 22 (23.91%) SQL
3 22 (23.91%) Python
4 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 17 (18.48%) TypeScript
6 16 (17.39%) C++
7 14 (15.22%) Ruby
8 12 (13.04%) PHP
9 4 (4.35%) CFML
10 3 (3.26%) Perl
11 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.17%) Clojure
12 1 (1.09%) Delphi
12 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.09%) VBA
12 1 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) hybris
2 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.61%) Zend
4 2 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
Bath
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago